Saturday, January 13, 2024

Ghia Berry Non-Alcoholic Aperitif and TOST Sparkling Teas

More new Dry January arrivals! This New N/A Aperitif tastes berry good! 

Ghia Berry Non-alcoholic Aperitif...$27.99/500ml
Introducing Berry: our newest Apéritif, and our first foray into non-bitter drinks. Bold, juicy, and tantalizingly tart, it moves with you through the night. Like a drive through Sienna at Sunset, our newest aperitif will take you for a ride. Tannic, fruit-forward, but don’t call it a mocktail.

Spritz it for a dry Spritz ~ frizzante ~ with your favorite food, or pour over ice as a sweet nightcap.

TÖST Sparkling N/A Teas...$7.99/750ml
TÖST 750 mL bottles are all-natural, delicious, dry, sparkling, alcohol-free beverages with white tea, ginger and white cranberry or elderberry. TÖST creates meaningful and refreshing drinking experiences that are perfect for every occasion.

Blue Henry Dehydrated Fruit Garnish

 Available at Kirkwood, Forsyth, and Spirit currently, call to get some transferred

Blue Henry Dehydrated Fruit Wheels...$8.99/3oz (25+ slices)

Lemons, Oranges, and Limes

Blue Henry quality and care shines through when crafting our handmade garnishes, all made with the highest-quality ingredients. You’ll never find fillers, unnatural ingredients, chemicals, preservatives, sulfites, or artificial flavors, colors or sweeteners in our products.

Elevate your cocktails, mocktails, teas, and waters! You can also use as garnish for desserts, cakes, or in craft projects like soaps and potpourris.

New Chardonnay from Rockstar Winemaker Jim Maresh

Unreal Value from Oregon's Golden Child! 

(well, maybe Tan Child would be more apropos)

2022 Tan Fruit "Petite Tan Fruit" Chardonnay...$21.99
Acclaimed winemaker, Jim Maresh, has released his ode to Petite Chablis: Tan Fruit "Petite Tan Fruit" Chardonnay! His Tan Fruit Chardonnays are among the highest rated in Oregon every year, and while they are getting quite pricey, we are super excited to offer this amazing value! Last year's big brother to "Petite Tan Fruit" scored 97/100 from the Wine Advocate. Do not sleep on this!!

"This is the kind of wine I like to drink at home...It's mostly tank fermented (for that crisp, juicy character) and is bone dry. This stuff is totally crushable, and it's the best value I've ever released" -- Jim Maresh

Great Value Barolo

Incredible price for a Barolo!
Barolo in this price range is pretty much non-existent these days! This wine is soft and delicious, ready to pop and pour. Enjoy with some hearty pasta on one of these cold nights!

2018 Collina San Ponzio Barolo...$29.99
Toasted notes and dried herbs give savoury depth to the ripe red fruits. The dense tannic structure gives the wine a firm finish.
Rated 91/100 Decanter, 2022 World Wine Awards
Aromas of rose petal, chopped herb and tilled soil lead the nose. The savory palate offers crushed raspberry, star anise and tobacco alongside taut, refined tannins and bright acidity. Drink 2024–2033. 
Rated 90/100 Wine Enthusiast
A clean and pleasant, early drinking Barolo with fresh berries, medium body and very fine, non-impeding tannins.
Rated 90/100 James Suckling

Friday, January 12, 2024

Perennial / TWCP Maman Whiskey Barrel Aged Imperial Stout 2024

We are very excited about this one and very thankful to Perennial for making this beer for The Wine and Cheese Place!
Perennial / TWCP Maman Whiskey Barrel Aged Imperial Stout 2024...$49.99
11.4% Barrel Aged Imperial Stout

An amazing 6 barrel blend!  Aged for 2 plus years!!
Both rye and bourbon barrels!
  • Heavens Door Bourbon
  • Templeton Rye
  • Blue Note Bourbon
  • Dancing Goat Rye
  • George Remus Bourbon
  • Jefferson Reserve Bourbon

"Fudge, raisins, and port wine on the nose.  Oaky vanilla on the front palate that gives way to chocolate covered cherries on the finish." Phil Wymore, Perennial Artisan Ales

Timber Ales Blended with Lumber #2 Stout

Aged Weller 12yr, Elijah Craig 12yr and Willett Bourbon barrels

Timber Ales Blended with Lumber #2 Stout....$7.49 / 12oz can
Timber Ales Blended with Lumber #2 Stout....$27.99 / 4pk 12oz can

BwL is our Barrel-blended series, which takes threads from our barrel inventory that would be showcased by being partnered with fresh beer.  Blend #2 features Imperial Stout threads aged for 22-26 months in Weller 12yr, Elijah Craig 12yr and Willett Bourbon barrels, blended with fresh Imperial Stout before being conditioned on toasted coconut.

Thursday, January 11, 2024

Logboat Brewing Missouri Mixer Variety Pack

Logboat Brewing Missouri Mixer Variety Pack...$16.99 / 12pk 12oz cans
Each pack includes:
  • 3x High Tide American Wheat 
  • 3x Bobber Missouri Lager
  • 3x Snapper American IPA
  • 3x Mystery Tap Room Release

Fat Orange Cat Stay at Home Dad with No Kids

Fat Orange Cat Stay at Home Dad with No Kids...$11.99 / 4pk 12oz cans
New England style double IPA
8.5% ABV

2020 Acclaimed Cabernet Sauvignon

One of our favorites!

2020 Acclaimed Rutherford Cabernet Sauvignon...$34.99
This Rutherford Cabernet Sauvignon boasts great characteristics of the world-famous region known as the heart of Napa Valley. Aromas of brambly raspberry and lavender are layered with barrel notes of vanilla and toffee. Rich black plum and black cherry are at the forefront of a solid core of fruit that coats the palate, while an underlying note of mocha that compliments the bold, firm texture and full body. Pairs well with chocolate desserts and meat.

Masterson's 10 Year Rye Whiskey

Masterson's 10 Year Rye Whiskey...$44.99 / 750ml
Crafted in small batches by whiskey-loving artisans, Masterson's is a 100% rye whiskey that incorporates on the most fragrant and plump grains of rye, glacial water from the northern Rockies, a traditional pot still and a 10-year, oak aging process. The result, a remarkable whiskey with a trace of pepper and spice, along with a subtle sweetness.
45% ABV | 90 Proof

Founder's Brewing Vanilla Porter


Founder's Brewing Vanilla Porter...$9.99 / 6pk 12oz cans
No fireplace? No problem. Let us bring the cozy cabin vibes to you with Vanilla Porter. Brewed with both chocolate and Munich malts and a dash of vanilla extract; this winter warmer pairs perfectly with your favorite sweater and a pile of comfy blankets. With hints of caramelized sugar and coffee on the back end, being snowbound never tasted so good.
6.5% ABV

Planters Ozark Whiskey Tasting at Spirit Wine and Craft


This Friday, January 12 at Spirit Wine & Craft from 4-6pm
Come try Planters Ozark Highlands Whiskey from Nobletons Distilling House

Did you know that an Ozark Highlands spirit is a legally protected class of alcohol in Missouri law? In order to receive certification as an Ozark Highlands spirit, the product must meet these standards

Produced, aged and bottled in the Ozark Highlands
Aged in barrels manufactured in Missouri
Uses chemical-free water from the Ozark Highlands
Whiskey must be aged for a minimum of 4 years
So what does Ozark Highlands whiskey taste like? Stop by and find out!

Corner Cask Series: Indian Single Malts Tasting at The Wine and Cheese Place on Forsyth

Corner Cask Series: Indian Single Malts Tasting
Date: Thursday, January 18thTime: 6PM - 7PM
Location: The Wine and Cheese Place - 7435 Forsyth Blvd.
Cost: $40 per person

India is the biggest consumer of Scotch in the world. The country produces 6 of the top 10 selling blended whiskies in the world, but their single malts are giving Scotland a run for its money.
Here is what you will taste, list subject to change
  • Rampur Double Cask Indian Single Malt Whisky
  • Paul John Indian Peated Single Malt Whisky
  • Amrut “Fusion” Indian Single Malt Whisky
  • Solan “Number One” Indian Single Malt Whisky
  • Amrut “Intermediate Sherry” Indian Single Malt Whisky
  • Paul John Indian “Brilliant” Single Malt Whisky

4 Hands Warhammer Hazy IPA

New 2024 Edition!
4 Hands Warhammer Hazy IPA...$11.99 / 4pk 16oz cans
War Hammer, our annual ode to lupulin, goes hazy for the 2024 release and features a heavy-handed blend of Citra and Simcoe hops in the kettle for notes of passion fruit, apricot and citrus zest. Following fermentation with our house hazy IPA yeast strain, this imperial IPA is triple dry-hopped with Citra and Simcoe hops for further amplified tropical fruit flavors and aromas and a touch of earthy, resinous pine. | ABV: 9% 

Piney River Brewing Co. Sink Hole Coffee Stout

Piney River Sink Hole...$10.99 / 6pk 12oz cans
Ozark well water, malted barley, oats, lactose, roasted coffee beans, hops
5% ABV

Chartreuse Proxy War!!!

Chartreuse Proxy War!!!
Saturday 1/13 from noon to 3pm At the (In)famous Bar
Inside the Wine and Cheese Place
7435 Forsyth Blvd in beautiful downtown Clayton

Bottles of Green and yellow Chartreuse have been hard to come by in the last couple of years so we started looking for alternatives to recommend. After sampling a variety of liqueurs, these are our fave proxies. We’ll have batched cocktails to taste and you, the consumer can compare the results.

The Last Word
(batching two versions)
Bordiga Centum Herbus
Boomsma Cloosterbitter
Naked and Famous
The Alaska Cocktail
Aelred Coiron Jaune l'Herboriste

Buffalo Trace Bourbon Cream Liqueur

In stock now and online while it lasts.

Buffalo Trace Bourbon Cream Liqueur...$21.99
Bourbon Cream is handcrafted using Buffalo Trace Kentucky Straight Bourbon, making it a perfect marriage of rich delicious cream and smooth Kentucky bourbon. You can enjoy it chilled, on the rocks, or pour it in a cup of coffee for an indulgent after dinner treat.
This liqueur is rich and sweet. The smooth taste of Buffalo Trace Bourbon compliments the creamy vanilla flavor.  

Try the Buffalo Float- “the adult root beer float.”
Buffalo Float – The grown up Root Beer Float!
2 oz Buffalo Trace Distillery Bourbon Cream
4 oz root beer

Combine in glass and serve.
For extra richness, pour over 1 scoop vanilla ice-cream.

Fat Orange Cat Foc Less Monster NE IPA

Fat Orange Cat Foc Less Monster NE IPA....$4.99 / 16oz can
Fat Orange Cat Foc Less Monster NE IPA....$18.99 / 4pk 16oz can

FOC LESS MONSTER • NE IPA • 8% Strong orange on the nose with citrus and subtle floral notes upfront from the combination of Citrus and Ahtamun hops. Mellows out to a slight malty finish.

Evil Twin Even More Irish Jesus Stout

Evil Twin Even More Irish Jesus Stout...$3.79 / 16oz can
Evil Twin Even More Irish Jesus Stout...$13.99 / 4pk 16oz can

4.7% Irish Dry Stout

"Irish Dry Stout is black beer with a dry-roasted character thanks to the use of roasted barley. The emphasis on coffee-like roasted barley and a moderate degree of roasted malt aromas define much of the character. Hop bitterness is medium to medium high." - Beer Advocate

Bluewood Brewing Space Dentist Hazy IPA

Bluewood Brewing Space Dentist Hazy IPA...$12.99 / 4pk cans
A vibrant IPA treated with a handsome dosage of Galaxy in the biotransformation hopping stage exploding with notes of pineapple and passionfruit!

Abomination Brewing Midday Snack Stout

Abomination Brewing Midday Snack Stout....$4.79 16oz can
Abomination Brewing Midday Snack Stout....$17.99 / 4pk 16oz cans

Freakshake Milkshake Stout
Stout with whipped cream, brownies, marshmallow, peanuts and cookies and ice cream
7.7% ABV

Abomination Love Letters From Hell Triple IPA

Abomination Love Letters From Hell...$18.99 / 4pk 16oz cans
Abomination Love Letters From Hell...$4.99 / 16oz can

Milkshake style triple india pale ale with candy hearts, sprinkles, marshmallows, milk sugar, vanilla bean, strawberry, ice cream & artificial colors.
9.6% ABV

Wednesday, January 10, 2024

Hoof Hearted Brewing If You Can't Be Good, Be Bald DIPA

Hoof Hearted Brewing If You Can't Be Good, Be Bald DIPA....$4.79 / 16oz can
Hoof Hearted Brewing If You Can't Be Good, Be Bald DIPA....$17.99 / 4pk 16oz can

Simcoe and Citra Double IPA

Prairie Artisan Ales Pink Guava Colada

Prairie Artisan Ales Pink Guava Colada....$3.29 / 12oz can
Prairie Artisan Ales Pink Guava Colada....$11.99 / 4pk

Sour Ale with Pink Guava, Pineapple, Toasted Coconut and Coconut flavor

Prairie Artisan Ales Mint Condish Stout

Prairie Artisan Ales Mint Condish Stout....$4.49 12oz can
Prairie Artisan Ales Mint Condish Stout....$16.99 / 4pk 12oz cans

Stout with Cacao nibs, vanilla, espresso coffee and peppermint flavor